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Yes earths inner core is a dense ball of metal earths outer core is a layer of molten (melted) metal

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Q: Is Earth's inner core surrounded by a liquid outer core?
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What is Difference between earths inner core and outer core?

The inner core Is solid and the outer core in liquid

The liquid layer of earths core between mantle and inner core?

Outer core or outer barysphere.

What is the earths outter core composed of?

iron and nickel is the answer and so is the inner core. the inner and the outer and together but the outer core is liquid and the inner core is solid

Layer of liquid iron and nickel that surrounds earths inner core?

Outer core.

Why is earths outer core liquid while its inner core is solid?

because of the heat

What is the earths inner core like?

the earths inner core is a solid (around 5500 degrees) and the outer core is a liquid

The earths hotter inner core is liquid and its cooler outer core is solid?

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What have seismic studies discovered about earths core?

the outer core is liquid; the inner core is solid

How does earths inner core affect seismic waves?

They go faster through the inner core than the liquid outer core

What is the state of matter of the earths core?

The outer core is in a liquid state and the inner core is in a solid state of matter.

Is earths core considered a solid or a liquid?

Earth's core is divided into two parts: a solid inner core and a liquid outer core.

Compare inner core and outer core?

The inner core is surrounded by the outer core. The inner core is a solid, hot ball of metals and rocks with very high pressure. The outer core also has high pressure, but not enough to make it a solid. It is a liquid.

How would you describe the earth core?

The Earths Core can be broken into two pieces the inner core and the outer core. The Inner Coreis made of SolidIron. The Outer Core is made of Liquid Iron.

Is the liquid layer at the earths center?

Yes. The Earth's outer core is made out of liquid. However, the inner core is made up of a metal compound.

How would you describe the earths layers?

The Inner Core is a liquid. Outer core: solid mantel: inbetween crust: solid

Do scientists think that movements in the liquid inner core create earths magnetic field?

No they think that movements in the outer core create earths magnetic field

What is the earths outer core made of?

The earths outer core is made of iron liquid

Is earths an inner or outer planet?

Inner since one of first 4.

Liquid in the inner or outer core flows in currents?

Outer :)

Is the earths core made of liquid iron?

The outer portion of the core is mostly molten iron. The inner core is solid metal.

What are two divisiosn of the earths core?

, a liquid outer core that is much less viscous than the mantle, and a solid inner core.

Which of earths layers is a liquid?

Outer core

Is the earths outer core a cold liquid?


What is the layer that contains liquid rock?

the layer in the earths suface that contains liquid rock is called: the inner core (mainly)\ outer core (some) and (parts) of the mantle.

What thick layer of rock is around the earth's core?

The core of the earth is surrounded by the mantle.The earth's core is called the inner core. Just outside that is the outer core, and it is liquid. Outside the liquid outer core is the mantle.